Are these the stock springs?


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bofler
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Are these the stock springs?

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Just opened up my '83 forks and was wondering if these are the stock springs. The short one was on top of the long one.
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Joneszy
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Re: Are these the stock springs?

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Hard to tell but appear to be. I always check a fiche before asking ?'s like this. I ahve found fiche to be invaluable sources of info on parts when comparing or checking between model and years. Here is a fiche from Partzilla: https://www.partzilla.com/catalog/honda ... k-absorber
Hope it helps. Make sure you reinstall the springs oriented the same way a you take them out. Normally the tighter/closer wound section of the spring goes to the top.
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